Tuesday, June 26, 2007

26 June – Human Rights

Today we spoke to Marguerite Quimpo – Case Manager for Schools Programme at Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Africa. This is a mentoring programme that matches youth in need with carefully selected and trained adult volunteers in one to one relationships that help them maximize their potential. For more information you can contact their offices at (021) 551 6996 or visit www.bbbssa.org.za

And we also joined by Bobby Fitchen – from the department of Labour’s Isivuno project. The department of Labour and Umsobonvu Youth Fund are offering a free learnership for matriculants to further their studies in the film industry remember there are conditions applied. For more information contact (021) 887 6154 or email to info@isivuno.co.za

Our last interview was with Karen Mentor – coordinator of the Inter-generational programme. The programme is aimed at creating activities where youth and elderly people can interact on more serious issues. Unemployed young people from Mitchell’s Plain and Samora Machel are invited to be part of this exciting programme. If you are interested contact (021) 376 3741 or send a mail to mitchellsplain@volcent.co.za

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